The median annual salary for an IT Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Business Analyst
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 576 570
Rank change year-on-year -18 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 311 383 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.40% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 224 328 392
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured IT Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Business Analyst in the UK

IT Business Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst.

Salary trend for IT Business Analyst in the UK

IT Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Business Analyst in the UK

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 305 £50,000 - 36
London +27 178 £57,500 +3.60% 13
City of London +12 40 £57,500 +9.52% 5
West Midlands +13 24 £42,500 +1.19% 3
South East +34 23 £47,500 - 6
East Midlands +23 23 £51,250 +28.12% 2
East of England -36 18 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Nottingham - 18 £52,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 18 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire -10 17 £38,500 -12.50% 3
West Yorkshire +6 15 £37,500 -16.66% 2
North West -48 12 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Hertfordshire -6 10 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South West -12 10 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Surrey +31 8 £52,500 +5.00%
Bedfordshire +26 8 £41,250 -38.88%
Birmingham +17 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Hampshire +17 6 £45,000 - 2
Leeds -4 6 £39,250 -12.77%
Dunstable - 6 £41,250 -
Scotland -2 5 £45,000 +37.82%
Coventry -5 5 £47,500 +15.85%
Bristol -25 5 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Bradford - 5 £37,500 -
Solihull - 5 £50,000 - 1
Merseyside -8 4 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Berkshire +17 3 £58,500 +23.15% 1
Wiltshire -1 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Edinburgh -7 3 £37,500 -21.05%
Hammersmith -20 3 £55,000 -15.38%

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 254 (48.85%) Business Analysis
2 172 (33.08%) Finance
3 168 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (27.50%) Project Management
5 128 (24.62%) Banking
6 127 (24.42%) Analytical Skills
7 123 (23.65%) Retail
8 97 (18.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 97 (18.65%) SDLC
9 95 (18.27%) Degree
10 89 (17.12%) Wealth Management
11 80 (15.38%) Asset Management
12 79 (15.19%) Investment Banking
13 75 (14.42%) ISEB
14 70 (13.46%) Use Case
15 67 (12.88%) User Acceptance Testing
15 67 (12.88%) Waterfall
16 65 (12.50%) Legal
17 62 (11.92%) QA
18 60 (11.54%) Retail Banking
19 50 (9.62%) UML
20 49 (9.42%) Systems Analysis
21 48 (9.23%) SQL
21 48 (9.23%) Scrum
22 40 (7.69%) CRM
23 39 (7.50%) Programme Management
24 38 (7.31%) Workflow
25 36 (6.92%) User Stories
26 34 (6.54%) Change Management
26 34 (6.54%) Microsoft

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (1.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.77%) Confluence
3 3 (0.58%) CMS
4 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.19%) Alfresco
Applications
1 25 (4.81%) MS Visio
2 24 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (2.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) thinkFolio
2 4 (0.77%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (0.77%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.58%) BPCS
3 3 (0.58%) Oracle SCM
3 3 (0.58%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.58%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.38%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.38%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.73%) Office 365
2 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.15%) SaaS
3 2 (0.38%) Dropbox
3 2 (0.38%) Yammer
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.38%) Internet
1 2 (0.38%) Skype
2 1 (0.19%) LAN
2 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.19%) WAN
2 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.73%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (1.15%) MS Access
4 6 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.96%) Data Mining
5 5 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (0.96%) SAP HANA
6 4 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.38%) QlikView
9 1 (0.19%) Big Data
9 1 (0.19%) DB2
9 1 (0.19%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.19%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.19%) Power BI
9 1 (0.19%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 13 (2.50%) JIRA
2 3 (0.58%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.19%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
General
1 172 (33.08%) Finance
2 128 (24.62%) Banking
3 123 (23.65%) Retail
4 79 (15.19%) Investment Banking
5 65 (12.50%) Legal
6 60 (11.54%) Retail Banking
7 32 (6.15%) Front Office
8 25 (4.81%) Marketing
9 15 (2.88%) Private Banking
10 13 (2.50%) Law
11 9 (1.73%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.73%) Telecoms
12 8 (1.54%) Back Office
12 8 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (1.15%) Advertising
13 6 (1.15%) Automotive
14 5 (0.96%) German Language
14 5 (0.96%) International Banking
15 4 (0.77%) French Language
15 4 (0.77%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.96%) .NET
2 3 (0.58%) ASP.NET
2 3 (0.58%) EDI
2 3 (0.58%) Web Services
2 3 (0.58%) XML
3 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.19%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 127 (24.42%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.23%) User Experience
3 20 (3.85%) Virtual Team
4 17 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (2.31%) FMCG
5 12 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.12%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.92%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.73%) Derivative
9 8 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.35%) Fintech
10 7 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.15%) Equities
12 5 (0.96%) iPad
12 5 (0.96%) Online Banking
13 4 (0.77%) EPoS
14 3 (0.58%) Credit Risk
14 3 (0.58%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.58%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (48.85%) Business Analysis
2 168 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (27.50%) Project Management
4 97 (18.65%) SDLC
4 97 (18.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 89 (17.12%) Wealth Management
6 80 (15.38%) Asset Management
7 70 (13.46%) Use Case
8 67 (12.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 67 (12.88%) Waterfall
9 50 (9.62%) UML
10 49 (9.42%) Systems Analysis
11 48 (9.23%) Scrum
12 40 (7.69%) CRM
13 39 (7.50%) Programme Management
14 38 (7.31%) Workflow
15 36 (6.92%) User Stories
16 34 (6.54%) Change Management
17 32 (6.15%) Business Process Modelling
18 30 (5.77%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 48 (9.23%) SQL
2 5 (0.96%) C
2 5 (0.96%) C#
3 4 (0.77%) Java
4 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.19%) RPG
4 1 (0.19%) sed
Qualifications
1 95 (18.27%) Degree
2 75 (14.42%) ISEB
3 6 (1.15%) IIBA
4 5 (0.96%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.38%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) APMP
6 1 (0.19%) CBAP
6 1 (0.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.19%) PMP
6 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (11.92%) QA
2 20 (3.85%) MiFID
3 9 (1.73%) FATCA
4 6 (1.15%) CRD IV
5 5 (0.96%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.96%) EMIR
5 5 (0.96%) PMO
6 2 (0.38%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.38%) GxP
6 2 (0.38%) IFRS
6 2 (0.38%) SEPA
6 2 (0.38%) SLA
6 2 (0.38%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.19%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 5 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (6.54%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.38%) Oracle
3 25 (4.81%) SAP
4 5 (0.96%) Charles River
4 5 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.58%) JD Edwards
5 3 (0.58%) JDA
6 2 (0.38%) Murex
7 1 (0.19%) Calypso
7 1 (0.19%) Cognos
7 1 (0.19%) hybris
7 1 (0.19%) Infor
7 1 (0.19%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.19%) Microgen
7 1 (0.19%) SimCorp
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + tbc
Posted: Yesterday
London
UBS
Posted: Yesterday
London
UBS
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £42000.00 - £54000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Car, Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
SSP
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + holidays, pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5% pension, Bonus
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Littlehampton
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
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Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Solihull
SSP Worldwide
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
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City, London
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £0.00 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
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Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
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London
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